To wander at large - back from Moscow
In 2016 Jonas Gerhard and Christoph Westermeier spent two months in Moscow as scholarship holders within the artist exchange program of Düsseldorf and its Russian partner city. Listen to Jonas Gerhard talking about the creation process of the presented images in the exhibition at the Atelier am Eck and his stay in Moscow.
In the summer of 2016, the performance artist Lisa Cieslik was invited to Venice by the Emily Harvey Foundation for a period of 38 days. Every day during her stay, she created a mask from shredded paper wrappings collected from the streets of Venice, and at the end staged a live performance.
In the film by Joachim Richter, Lisa Cieslik describes her experience in Venice. The film follows the preparation and creation of the masks, as well as her live performance of "Trash Dress" which took place near the Rialto Bridge on August 17th, 2016.
Live Acoustics | Live Remix | Mixed Zone
"What I am definitely hoping for is that it becomes easier for somebody who crosses boundaries, adopting influences from different genres. That those who work on this become more self-reliant in what they do." Albrecht Maurer
Referring to his composition "Lola rennt... nicht immer" (Run Lola Run) violinist and composer Albrecht Maurer tells us about his musical development and addresses themes in modern music such as new tonal sounds, jazz, pop music and free improvisation.
This is a rare interview with the Swiss photographer André Melchior. As the spoken language is Swiss German turn on english subtitles.